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Winston Churchill smiles at the camera (about 1912)

Winston Churchill smiles at the camera (about 1912) British First Lord of Admiralty, Winston Churchill, is shown dressed in a top hat and a fur trimmed coat. Carrying a walking stick, he grins in the ... show more

Winston Churchill smiles at the camera (about 1912)
1 drawing : India ink over pencil, with gray wash on drawing board ; 17.7 x 15.3 cm. (sheet)
British First Lord of Admiralty, Winston Churchill, is shown dressed in a top hat and a fur trimmed coat. Carrying a walking stick, he grins in the direction of the viewer where, according to the caption, a photographer stands. Churchill is accompanied by a man with a mustache, possibly an aide, dressed in tophat and coat, who also smiles in the direction of the viewer.
  • No copyright information found with item.
  • The drawing was possibly an illustration for a story on the statesman.
  • Bequest and gift; Caroline and Erwin Swann; 1974; (DLC/PP-1974:232.38)
  • Forms part of: Caroline and Erwin Swann collection of caricature and cartoon (Library of Congress).
  • Possibly published in: The Sketch.
  • Exhibited in: Churchill and the Great Republic, Library of Congress, 2004.
  • Cartoon Drawings: Swann Collection of Caricature and Cartoon
  • Churchill, Winston,--1874-1965.
  • Cabinet officers--Great Britain--1910-1920.
  • Caricatures--British--1910-1920.
  • Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1910-1920.
  • Drawings--British--1910-1920.
  • Periodical illustrations--British--1910-1920.
Caroline and Erwin Swann collection of caricature & cartoon (Library of Congress)
Bateman, H. M. (Henry Mayo), 1887-1970, artist
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